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Executive Session:
Advanced Threat Protection - USA

Prevent, detect, and respond to new and sophisticated attacks

Wednesday, February 17, 2021 (Start: 12.00pm ET / 9.00am PT)

Agenda Overview:

Cyber-Attacks have become increasingly targeted, stealthy, and persistent. Taking a proactive approach to security by identifying and eliminating advanced threats before data is compromised has never been more imperative.

Whether focused on critical infrastructure, administrative operating systems, healthcare facilities, or election infrastructure – cyber-attacks are a foremost and consistent threat to every public institution around the country. By focusing on early and adequate protection, along with the development of robust response measures; you stand to improve your organization’s security posture and mitigate the impact of bad actors upon the critical infrastructure on which your citizens rely.

The Public Sector Network’s Advanced Threat Protection Executive Session seeks to offer a more comprehensive understanding of the current cyber-landscape, and how to develop, implement, and manage the best defense strategies possible. Join a series of case studies, panel discussions, and roundtable conversations with your peers.

Key Takeaways:

Prepare for opportunistic attacks seeking to take advantage of vulnerabilities

Learn how to effectively prioritize threats and organize responses

Solve problems before they occur by modernizing your IT security

Executive Guest Speakers:

Dr. Brian Gardner

Chief Information Security Officer
City of Dallas, TX

Lester Godsey

Chief Information Security & Chief Privacy Officer
Maricopa County, AZ

Eddie Galang

Chief Information Security Officer
Port of Long Beach, CA

Paul Calatayud

Chief Security Officer
Palo Alto

Ryan Whitt

Senior Director, Industry Solution Group

John McClure

Laureate Education, Inc.

Agenda Highlights:

12:00pm ET / 9:00am PT
Welcome from Public Sector Network
12:10pm ET / 9:10am PT
Chair Opening: Understanding the Threat Landscape
12:25pm ET / 9:25am PT
Government Case Study: Weathering the Storm: Developing an Infrastructure & Culture Designed to Adapt
12:40pm ET / 9:40am PT
Panel Session: Detecting Potential Threats Before They Breach Critical Systems
1:10pm ET / 10:10am PT
Roundtable Conversation
1:30pm ET / 10:30am PT
Closing Remarks from the Chair & Executive Session Adjourns

Event Partners:

Host Partner

Panel Partner

Educational Partner


Complimentary to attend

For public sector only

Online event